A loan of $3,075 helped a member to increase stock of sandals.


Shaloom Group's story

Charles L. is in his late twenties and is married with 7-year-old twins. He has been selling women's sandals for 10 years. He works from 10:00 am to 7:00 pm daily and he makes a fair monthly profit.

This will be Charles's second loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. He used the previous loan to buy more sandals and successfully paid back the loan. He is seeking a new loan to buy more sandals to increase his sales. His dream is to be a big and popular sandals seller in his area.

Charles will share this loan with his loan group Shaloom, which totals 20 members. The members of this group will hold each other acountable in paying back the loan.

In the picture, Charles is in the back row, fourth from left, wearing a white shirt.

In this group: Charles, Meshack, Mary, Rashid, Ridhiwani, Rahala, Rehema, Asha, Neema*, Ramadhan, Oden*, Veronica, Omary*, Rajabu, Peter, Mary, Catherine, Antoma, Said, Oscar
*not pictured



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